Stormy weather damages fencing. Prepare your fencing for winter weather.

Written by Jennie Banks

Fencing For Winter Weather

Stormy Weather

Winter stormy weather is always a test for any fencing. However, by ensuring a couple of simple steps are completed, the chance of your fence being damaged is reduced.

As Fencing experts based in Bridport, John Bright Fencing are able to provide some expert tips for fencing for winter weather from our wealth of experience.


Here are some useful tips for ensuring your fence is as stable as possible:

  • Ensure a sufficient proportion of your post is secured in the ground with concrete or post mix to prohibit movement
  • Securely fix panels to posts or ensure fence panels in concrete slotted posts do not rattle

Check that you have the correct materials:

If you notice that your fence is at the end of its life, get it replaced before stormy weather hits! Preparing your fencing for winter weather can save you time and money.

Rusty barbed wire

Need a fence installed or repaired?

Think John Bright Fencing for all your fencing needs! We can provide a free no-obligation quote; whether it’s domestic, commercial, or agricultural, don’t hesitate to contact us.

Why not give us a call: 01308 421545 or email us.